ASM Student and Postdoctoral Travel Award

Sponsored by ASM and determined by the ASM Microbe Program Committee, this award recognizes outstanding abstracts submitted by students and postdocs advancing research in one of the ASM Microbe's 8 scientific tracks.

Program Details

Awards are $1,000 (2 awardees per track) and complimentary meeting registration.


To qualify for consideration, the applicant must be:
  • A current ASM member at the time of submission and remain active through ASM Microbe.
  • A student or postdoc.
  • Not previously a recipient of the award within the last 2 years.
  • A presenting author on an accepted abstract to ASM Microbe.
Please note: Application for award consideration is indicated when submitting an abstract, and eligibility is dependent on acceptance of the abstract.


General abstract submissions and travel awards closed Jan. 25, 2023, 12 p.m. ET.